What does Hillie mean?
Hillie [hillie] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Hillie) is a Latin name, and the name Hillie means "cheerful, happy". Hillie is an alternate form of Hilary (Latin): English version of Latin Hilarius.
ASSOCIATED WITH cheerful (happy)
VARIANT HillyCREATIVE FORMS
(male) Helie, Hilie, ..
(female) Hilia, Hilley, .. MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Hillie Nova (H.N.), ..
How popular is Hillie?
Hillie is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#69854 out of 150436, Top 46%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Hillie (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) rated in the Top 2000 are Hillery, Hillary, Hill, Hilary and Hilario. These relations of Hillie were favored as birth names a century ago (AVERAGE #1598). (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)
Hillie is alike in pronunciation to Hali, Halley, Hallie▼ and Heli. Other suggested similar names are Allie▼, Baillie, Bille, Billie▼, Birlie, Collie, Fillip, Finlie, Ghillie, Gillbie (see Gilby), Gillies, Gillis, Hale, Hall, Halle, Harlie, Hayle, Henlie, Hillel, Hiller, Hillier, Hillierd (see Hilliard), Hillyer, Hollis, Miltie, Ollie▼, Rollie▼, Sollie, Tullie, Wallie, Wilkie, Willi, Willie▼, Willis▼ and Willkie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hillie.See names in meaning and etymology.